A beloved local high school athlete is dead after a car accident Saturday morning in Cooke County.
Officials said the wreck happened around 6:40 a.m.
John "Calvin" York, 17, according to Texas Department of Public Safety officers, was driving north on FM 373 at a high rate of speed when he lost control of his mustang and flipped it. He was ejected from the car.
Troopers said York was transported to Muenster Memorial Hospital, then flown to Denton Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead Saturday night.
York, #3, is a member of the recent state championship basketball team, and the son of the Muenster High School Principal.
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